How to find WiFi password On Windows PC

how to find my wifi password for windows pc

If you want to know how to find my WiFi password, then you can see this content. Here we discuss in two system for showing your WiFi password. One for showing Windows 7 WiFi password and another for every operating system, and it correctly works. For your easily understand we added with this content lot of screenshot. So follow the screenshot and complete your mission. Now read the full content. Also, see this for show WiFi password On Android Without Root.

How to find WiFi password on Windows PC

First, you need to the right click on your mouse in the Wi-Fi/network icon; you can find this icon on the right side of the windows taskbar. After right click of your mouse on the network icon then you can see two option. Read with your full attention to know more about how to wifi password show easily on a PC.

Method 1: Find Saved Password By Default Windows Settings

Now you need to choose the 2nd options that name is Open Network and Sharing Center.

network and sharing center

After that, you can see another window and then you need to click on the Change Adapter Settings from the left side of the screen.

network and adapter settings in windows 10

Now you need to find out the WiFi icon from the window and right click of your mouse on it, and then you can see many options in a menu, now select the status option from this menu.

 Wifi connection status

After that, you can see a new window and it will bring your WiFi Status and where you can see some wireless information.

wireless properties & status

Now click on the Wireless Properties option from this window, then you can see another window. After that now you need to click on the Security tab

show wifi password

Then here you will see a text box that title is Network security key, and under this option, you can see an option that Shows characters option. Now you need to check the box. Then you see your Wi-Fi password on this box.

If you want to do it on your Windows 8, you can see our previous content on how to find WiFi password on windows 8.

Method 2: Wi-Fi password show by using cmd for advanced users

If your pc isn’t connected with the wife network, then you can try this method. This method well works for the Windows 10 WiFi password, Windows 7 and Windows 8.

First, you need to open the command prompt. For opening the command prompt 1st, you need to search on the windows “command prompt” and find it then open it. When it open on your pc then you need to type on the command prompt following cmd.

Code For cmd (1): netsh wlan show profiles

show wifi password by cmd on windows

Then you can see your all wireless profiles list under the User Profiles. The name of the WiFi network is on the right side. Now for viewing the WiFi password, you need to type aging following cmd.

Code For cmd (2): netsh wlan show profile name=profilename key=clear

show wifi password for windows PC

On the cmd, you need to type your profile name like my profile name is VFTJM and look on the screenshot and see. If you currently type the cmd, then you will look at your WiFi password.

Hope now you already know how to find my WiFi password. If you follow anyone, you can show up your password. But when typing the cmd on the command prompt that time you can directly copy and paste the cmd on the command prompt. When you type or past the 2nd cmd that time on the profile name section, you need to write your correct profile name. For the Mac user must read this: How to find WiFi Password On Mac.

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